SENIOR BUSINESS TRAVEL CONSULTANT (12m Contract)

Location
City of London, London, England
Salary
£27000 - £28000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted
28 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Ref
P19221-28
Contact
Darren Cole
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract
Work for this large travel group where its people are really going places!
Are you an Business Travel professional who is available for immediate starts and will consider a 12 month contract role with the chance of it going to permanent should you be fully successful. This international multiple Travel Management Company are looking for an experienced Business Travel Consultant to work on their prestigious banking account.

THE JOB:
As a Business Travel Consultant you will be handling the enquiries and bookings for a particular banking account customer.

Duties will include:
*Handling client travel requests via telephone, email and booking tools.
*Sourcing the most cost effective routes of transport including Flights, Hotels, and Rail & Ground Arrangements.
*Using the GDS system Galileo to search and book.
*Quote, book, issue tickets and reissue tickets for all fares worldwide.
*Managing queues and issuing tickets prior to deadlines
*Handling schedule changes from airlines
*Proactively maintaining client relationships and providing a top level service.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
The Business Travel Consultant should have full experience of the following:
*Using the GDS Galileo to source and book flights and hotels.
*Previous experience of working within a Travel Management Company.
*Offering exceptional customer service.
*Advanced fares and ticketing knowledge including manual fares creation.
*Knowledge of handling BSP issues, re-issues, refunds etc.
*Exceptional customer service skills

THE PACKAGE:
The salary range for this Business Travel Consultant role is £26,000 - £28,000 per annum
plus an array of employee benefits plus the bonus of working Monday to Friday.

This role is initially for a 12 Month Contract (with the possibility of permanent work being offered afterwards)

INTERESTED?
To apply for the Business Travel Consultant position
Click 'Apply' to submit your CV.

CONTACT INFORMATION:
This role is being managed by: Darren on 02073475060 Darren@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

PLEASE NOTE:
Due to the volume of applicants received, only suitable candidates will be contacted.